Marke Keston Parish Church

Church Road, Keston, BR2 6HT.KPC

 


 

 

Latest News and Events

 

This Month's Services and Activities: 
NOVEMBER 2017  
           

 

Sun       5th Nov        8 am               Holy Communion
10 am               1st Sunday Service non Communion
3pm                 Bereavement Service/tea
Tue        7th Nov         9.30 am         Prayer walk
Fri          10th Nov      2.30 pm          Choir Practice
Sun       12th Nov      10 am             Short Non – Communion
10.30 am        Village sign – walk to
10.55 am        War Memorial          
Mon       13th Nov      2 pm               Book Reading Group
Wed       15th Nov      7.30 pm          Men’s Pub Social
Fri          17th Nov      2.30 pm          Choir Practice
Sat         18th Nov      7.30 pm          Quiz Night
Sun       19th Nov      10 am             Holy Communion With H&W                
Mon       20th Nov      7.30 pm          Meditation
Wed       22nd Nov     7.30 pm          Pub Social @ Greyhound
Fri          24th Nov      2.30 pm          Choir Practice
Sun       26th Nov      10 am             Holy Communion
Tue        28th Nov      3.30 pm          MESSY Church
Fri          1st Dec         2.30 pm          Choir Practice
Sat         2nd Dec        7 pm               Keston Singers Concert
Sun       3rd Dec        8 am               Holy Communion
10 am             1st Sunday Service Toy Service
Tue 5th Dec        9.30 am          Prayer Walk

 

              WEEKDAY HOLY COMMUNION

Our Wednesday morning communion has been suspended during the Interregnum.. 

Christmas Services


FORTHCOMING SOCIAL EVENTS AND DATES

8am SUNDAY SERVICE – During the Interregnum the 8am Sunday communion service will only be on the first Sunday of the month. 

MIDWEEK COMMUNION -  During the Interregnum there will be NO Wednesday 10 am service. 

BEREAVEMENT SERVICE & TEA – Sunday 5th November @ 3pm.  Do come along to this reflective service to remember your loved ones that have passed away.  There is a list at the back of the Church for you to add the names of your loved ones, which will be read out during this service. There will be tea/coffee and home made cakes after the service.

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY SERVICE AND WALK – Sunday 12th November, starting with a short service in church @ 10 am, then gather together at the Village sign, to walk back to the War Memorial for prayers and the observance of the two minute silence at 11 am.

CHARITY PREVIEW OF ALAN BENNETT’S “TALKING HEADS” FOR WELCARE IN BROMLEY – Thursday 9th November @ 7.45 pm at Bromley Little Theatre.  Tickets in advance from Gillian Scales 0208 663 3173.

 NSPCC CHRISTMAS COFFEE MORNING ON Friday 10th November has had to be cancelled.

NEXT DATE FOR BOOK READING FELLOWSHIP – Please come along to Sally Churchus home @ 103 Gravel Road on Monday 13th November @ 2 pm to hear about books we have read from the Library.   Don’t worry if you have not read any books, you may be inspired to after hearing others’ experiences. 

HEALING & WHOLENESS (H&W) - Every 3rd Sunday,  we offer healing and wholeness prayers for all who may like the benefit of a special prayer,  just after taking Communion, in the foyer.  Dates are Sundays 19th November  & 16th DecemberPlease note we will be having Communion Wine from October, and not the grape juice, on the 3rd Sunday.

MEDITATION GROUP – Every 3rd Monday – 20th November & 18th December.  We begin at 7.30 pm in the Church or church hall.  All are very welcome, to take time out from our busy lives.

PUB SOCIALS – Our next Pub social will be @ 7.30 pm, on Wednesday 22nd November @ the Greyhound.  Please do come along  for a meal, or a couple of drinks  – all are very welcome!

NEXT MESSY CHURCH – Tuesday 28th November from 3.30 pm – 6 pm for craft, worship and a lovely high tea with home made cakes!  All welcome!

MEN’S PUB SOCIAL – These happen every 3rd Wednesday of the month – and the next one is Wednesday 15th November at the Greyhound Pub @ 7.30 pm.   All men are very welcome.  More details from Martin Becker.

KESTON SINGERS CHRISTMAS CONCERT – Saturday 2nd December at 7 pm - Tickets £7.50 which includes light refreshments.  All profits will go to the Alzheimer’s Society. Tickets available from Choir Members or Maureen Marshall 01689 857260.

TOY SERVICE ON SUNDAY 3RD DECEMBER @ 10am -  Donations of toys and gift cards for Welcare gratefully received, details on noticeboard of suggested items, but please no soft toys or WH Smith gift cards.

KESTON VILLAGE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS – At the Greyhound Pub 3rd December from 3.30 – 5.30pm with Santa’s Grotto, festive stalls, raffle & entertainment.

CAROL SERVICE – Sunday 17th December  @ 6.30

CHRISTMAS FLOWER ARRANGING WORKSHOP – Tuesday 19th December @ 2.30 pm, please put your name on the list, or tell Maureen Marshall.

REMEMBER to use your Village Store – Please be sure to visit and buy from Keston Village Shop, their range has increased and is very extensive.  Please do pop in and buy, it is so convenient and as the old saying goes – use it or loose it!

 

MESSY CHURCH

Our next Messy Church is on Tuesday 28th November 2017 from 3.30 until 6pm.  We begin the session with crafts, and games, then we go into Church for a short Christian talk with music, praise and prayers, then return to the hall for a High Tea.  Everyone is most welcome!


  FAMILY WORSHIP

Do come and join us on the first Sunday of each month for our new Family Worship service at 10am.  The service is designed as an All-age Service, so we hope that children and families, indeed people of all ages, will come and be able to feel involved.  Do please let other people know about this service. 


Further details of events can be found on the Pew Sheet.

 

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KESTON PARISH CHURCH
MUSIC LIST FOR MAY 2016


DATE

 

1st HYMN

2nd HYMN

3rd HYMN

          4th HYMN

READING

1st May
Easter 6
FAMILY SERVICE

WORD
SHEET

King of Kings

I am a new creation

I lift my eyes

There is a Redeemer

Revelation 21:
10-14
John 14: 23-29

 

OPENING
HYMN

GRADUAL

OFFERTORY

COMMUNION
HYMNS

CLOSING
HYMN

READINGS

 8th May
Easter 7
Sunday after
Ascension

103 Crown
him  
with
many
crowns

235 I the Lord
of sea and
sky
Anthem: God
has gone up with a shout - Lee

309 Lord  
enthroned in
heavenly
splendour

28  Among us and   
before us Lord

63  Blest are the
pure in heart

81  Christ triumphant

OT: Ezekiel 36:
24-28
Epistle: Acts 16:
16 - 34
Gospel: John 17:
20 - end

15th May
Pentecost
WORD
SHEET

Come on and celebrate

Breathe on me
breath of God
Anthem:
Spirit of the Lord, come
down - Harper

Be present Spirit of the Lord

Come Holy ghost our
souls inspire

There's a spirit in the air

Epistle: Acts 2:
1 - 21
Gospel: John 14:
8 - 17

22nd  May
Trinity Sunday

212  Holy
holy holy Lord God
Almighty

515  Three in
one and
one in
Three

How shall sing that majesty
SHEET

211  Holy holy holy is the Lord
333 May the grace of
Christ our Saviour

King of Kings
SHEET

OT: Isaiah 6:1- 8 Epistle: Romans 5:
1 – 5 Gospel:
John 16: 12 - 15

29th May
Trinity 1

 

In Christ
alone
SHEET

27  Amazing
grace

26  Alleluia
sing to
Jesus

66    Bread is blest and
broken
269  Jesus good above
all other

188  Guide me O
Thou Great  
Redeemer

Epistle: Galatians
1: 11 - end
Gospel: Luke 7:
1 - 10


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